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  1. Topcat7 liked jamesicus's post in the thread Ancient Forum's Picture the Poster.

    Great stuff, @Topcat7 - thanks for posting that information.

    Dec 10, 2018 at 8:11 PM
  2. Topcat7 liked Bing's post in the thread Ancient Forum's Picture the Poster.

    Recent image from our trip to Belgium. The city is Namur and the Citadel is approximately 1000 years old. [ATTACH] [ATTACH] Just in case...

    Citadel-of-Namur.jpg a.jpg Dec 10, 2018 at 6:31 PM
  3. Topcat7 liked jamesicus's post in the thread Ancient Forum's Picture the Poster.

    Anyone remember using these? I used to assist my father, who was a great tinkerer, in repairing and modifying radios belonging to friends...

    Dec 10, 2018 at 6:31 PM
  4. Topcat7 attached a file to the thread Ancient Forum's Picture the Poster.

    I sure do remember the 'Crystal Radios'. I used to go to the "War Surplus" shops to buy the parts (no Radio Shack in those days), and I...

    Magical Snap - 2018.12.07 16.32 - 005.jpg Dec 10, 2018 at 6:31 PM
  5. Topcat7 liked Alegandron's post in the thread Ancient Forum's Picture the Poster.

    Yup, same for me growing up. We were in farmland, so it was not "up the street" to get a neighbor, but a hike across the fields to get to...

    Dec 10, 2018 at 2:10 PM
  6. Topcat7 replied to the thread Ancient Forum's Picture the Poster.

    I remember them well. Before we had that 'phone, we had one on the wall that we used to turn the handle to call the operator. We had a...

    Dec 10, 2018 at 2:02 PM
  7. Topcat7 replied to the thread Ancient Forum's Picture the Poster.

    (Sorry - see next post.)

    Dec 10, 2018 at 1:47 PM